Archive for December, 2019

MTN releases Cape Town carnival songs

December 31, 2019 3:09 am12 comments
Artists and fans at a 2019 Cape Town Kaapse Klopse. File photo

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – MTN South Africa, sponsor of the Kaapse Klopse Carnival, has released six exclusive Kaapse Klopse Karnival Association (KKKA 2019) songs via its music streaming app, MusicTime. Customers can stream the playlist by downloading the app on Android and iOS ahead of the carnival on January […]

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Malawi harvests solar to address power shortfalls

December 30, 2019 4:39 am20 comments
Solar panels

from MAVHUTO BANDA in Lilongwe, Malawi LILONGWE – IN region battling its worst epileptic power supplies in recent years, Malawi has taken a lead in tapping to the vast sunshine in the continent to address these problems and subsequently address climate change and accelerate economic development. The optimism follows the beginning of initial site […]

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Zimbabwe records steady mobile money growth

December 27, 2019 2:07 pm6 comments
Telecash logo

from DANAI MWARUMBWA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE – MOBILE money transactions in Zimbabwe have grown by over 20 percent to $575 million over the past three months. The telecommunications regulator attributed the growth to the public embracing this form of payment in the face of cash shortages in the Southern African […]

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